District Olympics brought athletes to Memphis last month.
The Memphis District Senior Olympics
– for athletes 50 and older of all skills
– drew participants to various venues in the area last month.
Shelby, Fayette, Tipton and Lauderdale counties make up the Memphis District.
Events included badminton, basketball, shuffleboard, racquetball, softball throw, bowling, table tennis, long jump, javelin, shot put, discus, high jump, tennis, golf, horseshoes, pickleball, cycling, running and swimming.
Track and field events were at the Fairgrounds. Swimming and other events took place at several other places.
The 2020 state finals will be in Williamson County. The date will be announced.
The next national games will be in 2021 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Athletes must qualify for this event in the state finals.
The complete list of winners in the 2019 Memphis District games will be published when they become available.